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Holst: 'The Perfect Fool' ballet/ The Golden Goose/The Lure/Morning of the Year

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CHSA 5069
 
Holst: 'The Perfect Fool' ballet/ The Golden Goose/The Lure/Morning of the Year
Release Date: January 2009
Genre:
Choir
Orchestral & Concertos

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GUSTAV HOLST

(1874-1934)

The Ballet from 'The Perfect Fool', Op. 39 (1918-22)

11:32
1.
Andante -
1:00
2.
Dance of Spirits of Earth. Moderato - Andante -
3:48
3.
Dance of Spirits of Water. Allegro -
3:02
4.
Dance of Spirits of Fire. Allegro moderato - Andante
3:41

The Golden Goose, Op. 45 No. 1 (1926)

24:50
A Choral Ballet founded on a tale of Grimm
Adapted from Grimm by J.M. Joseph
To Morley College
5.
'Sound of drum and trumpets play'
3:50
6.
The Mummers' Play
4:35
7.
The Human Organ
1:53
8.
Jack creeps up, unseen by court
3:07
9.
Dance of the Three Girls
3:24
10.
The Goose Dance
2:57
11.
Jack and Princess embrace
4:58
12.

The Lure (1921)

10:15
Ballet music for orchestra
Adagio - Allegro moderato - Allegretto -

The Morning of the Year, Op. 45 No. 2 (1926-27)

21:02
A Choral Ballet. Words by Steuart Wilson
13.
'I am that which men did make'
4:28
14.
Dance of Headman and Hobby-horse
3:00
15.
Dance of Youths
3:22
16.
Dance of Maidens
2:37
17.
Mating Dance
4:28
18.
Dance of the Youngest Couple
3:03
Total time: 67:42
Conductor: Richard Hickox
1 & 2 July 2008




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